Configuring Windows Server 2019 EFS and BitLocker Encryption

by Daniel Lachance

Windows Server 2019 provides many security tools. This course will teach you how to plan, implement and manage secure operating system boot using BitLocker, as well as protecting data at rest using encrypting file system (EFS) and BitLocker.

What you'll learn

Securing data at rest is more important now than it ever has been, and achieving this with Windows Server 2019 is possible using encrypting file system (EFS) and BitLocker. In this course, Configuring Windows Server 2019 EFS and BitLocker Encryption, you’ll learn to secure Windows Server 2019 hosts during the boot process as well as securing data stored on server disk volumes. First, you’ll explore how to secure files and folder using EFS encryption. Then, you’ll discover how use TPM with Windows Server 2019 secure boot, BitLocker, and Hyper-V. Next, you'll uncover how to install, configure and manage BitLocker disk volume encryption for fixed, removable and network storage situations. Finally, you'll determine how to centrally deploy BitLocker settings using Group Policy as well as manage BitLocker certificates and password recovery. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of EFS and BitLocker needed to secure the boot process and data at rest on Windows Server 2019 hosts.

About the author

Daniel Lachance, CompTIA Security+, CompTIA A+®, CompTIA Network+®, CompTIA Server+, CompTIA Cloud Essentials, MCITP, MCTS, MCSA, is the owner of Lachance IT Consulting Inc. He is the author of the CompTIA Server+ Certification All-in-One Exam Guide, CompTIA Cloud Essentials Certification Study Guide, and co-author of CompTIA Security+ Certification Practice Exams. Mr. Lachance is an experienced trainer having delivered IT training in Canada and the Caribbean since the 1990s on topics ranging f... more

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